For The Love Of Hockey: Hockey Stars' Personal Stories

Editor Chris Mcdonell
Foreword by John Davidson

Firefly Books | November 10, 2007 | Trade Paperback

For The Love Of Hockey: Hockey Stars' Personal Stories is rated 4.6667 out of 5 by 3.

NHL stars and legends reveal key moments of their careers.

The greatest hockey players of all time share their most vivid memories of the game they love. These stories and anecdotes are essentially joyful, occasionally heart-breaking, and always heartfelt.

Their reminiscences include:

  • Dramatic overtime goals
  • Record-breaking games
  • Team camaraderie
  • Devastating trades
  • Career-ending injuries.

Thrilling color photographs enhance the personal stories of players from such hockey legends as:

  • Rocket Richard
  • Gordie Howe
  • Jean Beliveau
  • Bobby Orr
  • Wayne Gretzky.

The book also includes the hottest players of today such as:

  • Steve Yzerman
  • Mario Lemieux
  • Jeremy Roenick.

Told in the players' own words, these stories are infused with the same skill, spirit, character and determination that carried each of these men to the heights of the National Hockey League and made hockey one of the most popular sports in the world.

As hockey attracts more fans of all ages, so will For the Love of Hockey.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 192 pages, 11.5 × 9 × 0.5 in

Published: November 10, 2007

Publisher: Firefly Books

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1552096068

ISBN - 13: 9781552096062

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For The Love Of Hockey: Hockey Stars' Personal Stories

For The Love Of Hockey: Hockey Stars' Personal Stories

Editor Chris Mcdonell
Foreword by John Davidson

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 192 pages, 11.5 × 9 × 0.5 in

Published: November 10, 2007

Publisher: Firefly Books

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1552096068

ISBN - 13: 9781552096062

About the Book

A book to appeal to hockey fans of all ages: the greatest hockey players of all time share vivid memories of the game they love in their own words. The paper edition has been updated to reflect any new statistics.

Table of Contents

Foreword Andy Bathgate Jean Beliveau Leo Boivin Peter Bondra Mike Bossy Raymond Bourque Johnny Bower Johnny Bucyk Pavel Bure Jim Carey Gerry Cheevers Chris Chelios Dino Ciccarelli Paul Coffey Yvan Cournoyer Vincent Damphousse Alex Delvecchio Marcel Dionne Bernie Federko Sergei Fedorov Slava Fetisov Theoren Fleury Ron Francis Grant Fuhr Mike Gartner Bernie Geoffrion Rod Gilbert Doug Gilmour Michel Goulet Wayne Gretzky Glenn Hall Dominik Hasek Dale Hawerchuk Paul Henderson Gordie Howe Harry Howell Bobby Hull Brett Hull Dennis Hull Dale Hunter Paul Kariya Red Kelly Jari Kurri Guy Lafleur Steve Larmer Brian Leetch Mario Lemieux Trevor Linden Eric Lindros Ted Lindsay Frank Mahovlich Lanny McDonald Rick Middleton Stan Mikita Mike Modano Alexander Mogilny Larry Murphy Cam Neely Bernie Nicholls Bobby Orr Bernie Parent Brad Park Gilbert Perreault Pierre Pilote Denis Potvin Jean Ratelle Henri Richard Maurice Richard Luc Robitaille Jeremy Roenick Patrick Roy Joe Sakic Derek Sanderson Denis Savard Teemu Selanne Eddie Shack Brendan Shanahan Darryl Sittler Billy Smith Peter Stastny Mats Sundin Brent Sutter Keith Tkachuk Bryan Trottier Norm Ullman John Vanbiesbrouck Pat Verbeek Doug Wilson Lorne "Gump" Worsley Alexei Yashin Steve Yzerman Appendix Acknowledgments Photo Credit
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From the Publisher

NHL stars and legends reveal key moments of their careers.

The greatest hockey players of all time share their most vivid memories of the game they love. These stories and anecdotes are essentially joyful, occasionally heart-breaking, and always heartfelt.

Their reminiscences include:

  • Dramatic overtime goals
  • Record-breaking games
  • Team camaraderie
  • Devastating trades
  • Career-ending injuries.

Thrilling color photographs enhance the personal stories of players from such hockey legends as:

  • Rocket Richard
  • Gordie Howe
  • Jean Beliveau
  • Bobby Orr
  • Wayne Gretzky.

The book also includes the hottest players of today such as:

  • Steve Yzerman
  • Mario Lemieux
  • Jeremy Roenick.

Told in the players' own words, these stories are infused with the same skill, spirit, character and determination that carried each of these men to the heights of the National Hockey League and made hockey one of the most popular sports in the world.

As hockey attracts more fans of all ages, so will For the Love of Hockey.

About the Author

Chris McDonell is a writer, graphic artist and hockey enthusiast. His other books include Shooting From the Lip, The Football Game I'll Never Forget, Hockey's Greatest Stars, and Hockey All-Stars.

compiled by Chris McDonell ; foreword by John Davidson

Editorial Reviews

Features stunning photography of the players profiled.